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Say Goodbye

Frequently in life, we have to say goodbye to things before we are ready. Currently, we are having one of those times.

It has been around eight months since we began our journey here in OZ. 1,225 more words


Undangan: Beasiswa Short Course Studi Manajemen Bencana ke Jepang 2015*

Undangan: Beasiswa Short Course Studi Manajemen Bencana ke Jepang 2015*

*Oleh Joko Setiawan, A Social Worker, 32nd Trainee of Asian Social Welfare Worker’s Training Program by Japan National Council of Social Welfare (JNCSW/Zenshakyou) 1,114 more words


A miracle of longing

This evening I was watching  “Call the midwife”. There was a woman there who reminded me so of my mother – her mannerism, her way of speaking and moving – and suddenly, simply, there it was – the longing for a mother. 77 more words


ISIS brings its evil to Egypt

  • Video comes just after a car bomb assassinated one of Egypt’s top prosecutors, Hisham Barakat, in Cairo
  • The new video shows how two militants pulled out machine guns and sprayed the judge’s car with bullets…
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“That Cup of Coffee Reconnected Me to Humanity”

Rick and Patty Colclasure were frantic when they couldn’t reach their daughter on her cell phone the night a tornado struck their neighborhood in Coal City on June 22nd. 228 more words


Insurers Consider Climate Change

Insurance companies rely on data and analyses. They have to make sure they collect more money than they have to pay out, so they have to estimate the impact of various personal and regional tragedies. 107 more words